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THURSDAY, February 7
Community Choir -- South Alive Singers. Every
Thursday 7pm at St Andrew s Church, Elles Rd. Gold
coin. All welcome, any level of ability. Ph Jo 214 2373.
Southland Herb Society meets on the last Thursday
of the month, 7.30pm, at Foundation of the Blind,
Queens Dr. Ph Christine Whittaker 217 4563.
Waihopai Indoor Bowls, Park St, at 1pm. New
members are welcome. Ph Margaret Dixon 218 7788.
Mainly Music, Bluff New Life Church, 10.15am. Ph
Darlene Roderique 212 7554.
Forum Toastmasters meet every Thursday evening
at 5.30pm at SIT, Tay St, Rm B1-10.
Phone 0800 736 753 or 027 436 6822.
Southland Photographic Society. 7.30pm Age
Concern rooms, cnr Forth and Nith streets,
Invercargill. Meetings first and third Thursdays of the
month. Ph Lionel 215 8080 or Liz 215 7722.
Southern Poker League Poker Tournament. Free to
play. Re-buys, add-ons and raffles available for a cost.
New members welcome. 7.30pm every Thursday at
Saints and Sinners function room. Contact Keith
021 164 8392 or Facebook Southern Poker League.
Cards for seniors 500, John Collie Hall, Windsor
Community Church, 1.30pm. 217 5692.
The Salvation Army Invercargill Kids Play Cafe, cnr
Tay and Conon streets, now on Thursdays, 9.30am till
11.30am, during term. Gold coin donations appreciated.
Sport Southland s Invercargill BNZ Active Walkers
KiwiSeniors walk group meet every Thursday for a
group walk in locations throughout Southland. There
are also groups in Te Anau, Eastern Southland and
Northern Southland for walkers 50yrs+. Please phone
Ann at Sport Southland on 03 211 2150 for more
St Paul s Presbyterian Church soup cafe. Come into
Hardie Hall at the back of the church for a delicious
home-style lunch free of charge. 11.30am till 1.30pm.
Summer badminton is held every Thursday night at
the Surrey Park Badminton Hall commencing at 7pm.
$6 per player and open to all. Family groups are most
welcome. Contact John 217 7499 for further details.
Stamp collecting -- If this is your interest, you are
welcome to attend a meeting of the Southland Stamp
Club being held in the Age Concern Hall, corner of Nith
and Forth Streets, on February 7, commencing at 8pm.
Join with members to view interesting displays and
material you may be interested in on the Sales Table.
Plunket coffee group first and third Thursday of
each month 2pm to 3.30pm. Plunket Family Centre
Kelvin St.Ph Judy Cook 214 2544 or
Plunket Mini Movers to Music (under 12 months)
10am till 11am. Plunket Family Centre Kelvin St. Ph
Judy Cook 214 2544 or email@example.com
FRIDAY, February 8
Solid Rock Youth Group, Bluff Co-operating Parish
Hall, 6.45pm till 8pm.
Fun with music programme for preschoolers,
accompanied by a parent or caregiver. 10am till noon
at Freedom Community Centre, cnr Yarrow St and
Adamson Cres. $2 donation. Gerald: 217 7886.
Classy jazz vocals and guitars at Eat on Windsor
from 6.30pm to 8pm.
Jazz performances will be held at Eat On Windsor-
Terrence O Brien -- solo, in the George Benson style.
6.30pm to 8pm.
Plunket South Invercargill and Movement. 10am till
11.30 am. St Andrews Church Community Centre. Cnr
Elles Rd and Manse St. Ph Judy Cook 214 2544 or
Plunket music and movement. 10am till 11am Plunket
Family Centre Kelvin St. Ph Judy Cook 214 2544 or
Saturday February 9
Southland Branch NZ Genealogy Society Resource
Room upstairs at Invercargill City Library. Last
Saturday each month, 10am till noon. Come and get
help with tracing your family tree. $3 donation. Lesley,
ph 217 8825.
Toys, childrens clothing, plants, jams school
uniforms and pickles. Usually first and third Saturday
of the month. Tables $7. Newfield Hall, 707 Tweed St.
9.30am till 1.30pm. Ph 931 0403 or 216 7815.
Glengarry Community Market and Car Boot Sale,
9.30am till 12.30pm. Held on the last Saturday of each
month. A great market with a fun family atmosphere.
Foveaux Pearls leisure marching, softball diamond
Robinson Park. 9.30am till 11.30am. Diane Blair
M.E. Information and Support Group meetings held
first Saturday of each month at Eastside Baptist
Church, Yarrow St. Ph Sandra Lea 973 0401.
Al-Anon family group, for families and friends of
problem drinkers. For inquiries phone 213 0027.
Meeting today 10.30am till 11.30am.
Church Service, St Mary s Star of the Sea, Barrow St.
Invercargill toy and puzzle library open from 9.30am
till noon, corner of Layard and Ward streets. For more
info look up Invercargilltoylibrary.co.nz or just call in
for a look.
Royal Forest and Bird Protection Society; Field trip,
talk to Tracker Black, winner of ES Environmental
Award, and tramp around Barracoutta Point. Lloyd
Esler and his proposed Omaui track. Car pool at
Museum, 9.30am. Leader Arthur Williams ph 216 8985.
Lands End Flower Show and Garden Walk with the
Southland Dahlia Circle at the Bluff Town Hall.
February 9 1.30pm till 4.30pm. Make a day of it. Tickets
at the town hall for the garden walk.
SUNDAY, February 10
Waihopai Junior Football Centre. Welcome all
players to join our qualified coaches at Surrey Park
from 9.30 till 11am. Registration and sessions free.
Phone Dave Price 211 2103.
Bluff New Life church service, 154 Gore St, 10am.
Daniel and Kim Kent 212 8830.
Deep South Rhythm Accordion band will be playing
at the Southland Museum and Art Gallery on the last
Sunday of each month, 2pm till 3pm. Contact Len
Diack 217 8142.
Southern Farmers market, Southland Boys High
School, Herbert St, Invercargill, 9.30am till 12.30pm.
Country Marketeers Craft & Produce Market, 10am
till 4pm. More than 55 individual stalls. Winton
Memorial Hall and outside area. Free admission.
Church Service, Bluff Co-operating Church, 10:00am,
cnr Palmer and Foyle Streets. Ph Rab MacNaughton
River Safety, $25, Athol, Mountain Safety Southland,
03 216 3555.
Invercargill Expats Club, begins meeting again, at
Paddington Arms Restaurant, Bainfield Dr, 3pm till
5pm. Welcome to anyone who is a newcomer to
Lands End Flower Show and Garden Walk with the
Southland Dahlia Circle at the Bluff Town Hall 11am till
4pm. Make a day of it. Tickets at the town hall for the
MONDAY, February 11
Queens Park Croquet Club will hold golf croquet
every Monday night at 6.30pm. Everybody is welcome.
Phone Wendy Baker for more information 218 9826.
Parents Centre -- Music and Movement 9.30am till
10.30am. Walkers to 3 years, 10.30am till 11.30am 3
years + (during term time). Invercargill Parents
Centre, 25 Exmouth St. Ph 214 7990. Free for Parent
Centre members; nonmembers $3/session or
Southland Embroiderers Guild meets first, third,
fourth and fifth Mondays of the month, 7.30pm till
9.30pm. Hearing Assn Rooms, 126 Leet St. Ph Betty
Snell 217 6815.
Playgroup for the under-5s, Bluff Kindergarten,
1.30pm till 2.45pm.
Southland businesswomens bowling section,
Waihopai Bowling Club, Park St, Invercargill at 6.15pm.
Flat shoes required. Jane 217 7123 or Carmel 217 7772.
Invercargill Citizens Bowling Club, cor ner of Tay and
Deveron streets (old RSA Hall). Winter sessions lawn
Mamas and midgets playgroup, at Elles Rd Bible
Chapel, 10am till noon (during school term). Phone
Rachel 213 1380.
Al-Anon Family Group for families and friends of
problem drinkers. For inquiries phone 215 9866.
7.30pm, including public holidays.
Sport Southland s low cost Zumba led by qualified
instructor 10am Mondays or 7pm Thursdays. $6 per
session or $2 CSC holders and children. Please phone
Sport Southland 03 211 2150 for more information.
Girls Brigade -- variety of fun activities designed to
educate, inspire and develop girls aged 5+. Held at
Windsor Community Church halls: 3.30pm till 5pm (5
to 8 years) and 6.30pm till 8pm (9 to 18 years).
Contact Cindy 221 7017.
Bluff Alpha Omega weight loss group. 6pm. Church
hall, Palmer St. Fran 212 8626.
Waverley Scottish Country Dance club, 7.30pm till
9.30pm. Holy Trinity church hall, King St. Phone
Daphne 217 4905. New members welcome.
Invercargill Floral Art Club meeting at 7.30pm at
First Presbyterian Church meeting room, Tay St.
Central Silo food kitchen recommencing 6pm-
7.00pm, Central Baptist Community Lounge, 11
Plunket Messy Play Group, 10am till 11am, Plunket
Family Centre, 132 Kelvin St, Invercargill. Ph Judy Cook
214 2544 or firstname.lastname@example.org
TUESDAY, February 12
Federation of graduate women meets fourth
Tuesday of each month. Special Education service, 190
Forth St. 7.30pm. All graduate women welcome.
Playgroup for the Under-5s, Bluff Kindergarten,
1.30pm till 2.45pm.
Southern Movie Makers, meet second and fourth
Tuesday each month in Girl Guides Rooms, Forth St,
7.45pm. Ph Collin Adamson 218 9756.
Waikiwi euchre. Every Tuesday at 1.30pm. Waikiwi
Bowling Club, just off Durham St.
Afternoon tea and raffle only $3.50. Ph Edith 215 7248.
Southern Models and Modellers Club. Monthly
Meeting third Tuesday in each month. Held in Club
Rooms, Mary St behind Harvey Norman. 7.30pm. All
ages welcome. Ph Ron 216 4716.
Ocean Beach Women s Institute, Masonic hall, cnr
Foyle and Palmer streets. 7.15pm. New members
welcome. Glenda Bigwood 212 8399.
Fun with music preschool programme for children
0-5 years at Freedom Community Centre, cnr Yarrow
St and Adamson Cres. 10Am till noon. $2 donation. For
more information phone Gerald on 217 7886.
Would you like a friendly game of scrabble? Meet at
the Invercargill Workingmen s Club at 7.30pm. $2 entry
fee. All welcome. Transport may be available.
YMCA ladies walk group, 9.30am. Short, medium and
long walks. Bus leaves Forth St, between Ness St and
Elles Rd. Bring lunch and a stool. $10 annual
subscription and bus fare, which is costed on distance
travelled on any one day. Programme available.
Women In Touch Crafts group, 9.30am till 11.30am
every Tuesday during the school term, New Life
Church, Palmerston St, Riverton. Free entry. For
women of all ages and stages. Any craft welcome.
Morning tea provided free of charge. Glenda 234 8309
or text 027 209 3234.
Invercargill lacemakers meet every fourth Tuesday
of the month 7 till 9pm, Southland Enterprises, 28
Ettrick St. Lacemaking tuition available so come along
and try a new skill. New members welcome. Phone
Elizabeth 217 4391.
Buddhism and Meditation classes. Every Tuesday at
7.30 pm. Southland Community Centre, 46 Kelvin
Street, Invercargill. $10 per class. Phone
021 0272 6409.
Southern Sounz Mens Harmony Chorus. Meeting
every Tuesday 7.30pm at Richmond Grove Church Hall
cnr Margaret and Yarrow streets. Men welcome.
Christmas carol practice from 7.30pm till 8.30pm. Ph
Findlay 213 0135.
Foveaux Toastmasters. Learn communication and
leadership skills in a fun, friendly supportive
environment. Age Concern, Forth Street, 7.30pm.
Plunket Gladstone Music and Movement 10am till
11.30am. All Saints Church Hall, cnr Dee St and
Hollywood Tce. Ph Judy Cook 214 2544 or
Shakespeare in the Park 2013 presents Julius Caesar
and The Merry Wives of Windsor, February 12 to 17 at
6.15pm. Show runs for 90 minutes plus interval.
Tickets available from i-SITE.
WEDNESDAY, February 13
The Southland Home Birth Association meets 10am
the last Wednesday each month (excl December),
South Centre, 9 Jenkin St, Invercargill. Birth pools and
library available. All welcome. Contact
email@example.com or Jodi 931 0670.
Movement for Health exercise group. Richmond
Grove Church Hall every Wednesday 9.30am till
10.30am. $4 per session. Phone Sport Southland
St Andrew s Indoor Bowling Club, 7.30pm at the St
Andrew s Community Centre, Elles Rd. Ph Daphne
Parents centre -- mini music and movement. 11am till
noon: 3 months to crawlers (during
term time). Invercargill Parents Centre, 25 Exmouth St.
Ph 214 7990. Free for parent centre members: non-
members $3/session or $15/term.
Invercargill Spinners And Weavers Group Inc and
other crafts, Pirates Old Boys rugby clubrooms off
Lithgow St at 9.30am.
Te ara o Kiwa sea scouts, 6.30pm. Boatshed, Bluff.
Lara Stevens 212 7888.
Bluff St Johns Ambulance Training Night, 6.30pm till
8pm. New volunteers always welcome. Ph Sol 212 7430
or Wyma 212 7200.
The Invercargill Machine Knitting Room, 96 Morton
St, 10am till 3pm. 217 3250. Help available for new
Scottish Country Dancing, 7.30am Till 9.30pm, St
Stephen s Church hall, North Rd, Waikiwi. Joan
Invercargill Rock n Roll Club, 7.30pm till 9pm at the
club hall, North Rd by the Bainfield Rd traffic lights.
Tuition available. 03 230 4946.
Grand Toastmasters. Learn communication and
leaderships skills in a fun, friendly supportive
environment. 7am, Frontline Training, Dee St. Phone
Al-Anon Family Group, for families and friends of
problem drinkers. For inquiries phone 217 6596.
7.30pm. Including public holidays.
The Summer Series of Orienteering events in
Queen s Park, for the next four Wednesdays. Just turn
up at Feldwick Gates between 5.30pm-6pm. Warm
welcome to anyone wanting to have a go. Baby buggy
and wheelchair friendly. Map $2. More info Sally
03 213 1403.
Shakespeare in the Park 2013 presents Julius Caesar
and The Merry Wives of Windsor tonight at 6.15pm.
Show runs for 90 minutes plus interval. Tickets
available from i-Site.
Te Anau Market Days, 11am till 3pm. February 23,
March 30. Further details, phone Donna on 249 4202
or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Also visit the Te
Anau community market page on Facebook.
Learn to dance Salsa. A great way to keep fit, have
fun and meet new people. Beginners Course starting
18th February. Enrol now with Latin Dance Invercargill.
Contact Rachelle 022 015 2377 or Jules 027 279 2133.
February 20. A free breakfast will be provided by
the Invercargill Enviroment Centre to celebrate bike-
wise month from 7.30am to 9.30pm at St John s
Church, opposite Pak n Sav. Breakfast is provided for
those who travel to the event by bike.
February 23. A Family Fun Bike Day will be held in
Queens Park with lots of activities to take part in.The
event will begin at 12pm and include a free sausage
sizzle, a best-dressed bike competition and a bike
Jazz performances will be held at Eat On Windsor
for the following Fridays: 8th, 15th and 22nd.
Tuesday, February 19. Foveaux Toastmasters. Learn
communication and leadership skills in a fun, friendly
supportive environment. Age Concern, Forth St.
7.30pm. Phone 0800PEOPLE.
Basic Navigation 23-24 February, $105, Mountain
Safety Southland ,03 216 3555
Winton Monthly Market, Saturday February 16,
9.30am-1.30pm, Prebyterian Church Hall, 11 Meldrum St,
Winton. Further details phone Meeke 236 1991
February 26. Bellbirds Concert, Windsor Community
Church, 1.30pm. Gold coin donation, proceeds to the
February 24. Windsor monthly market, North Hall,
Windsor St. Great selection of crafts,gifts, produce and
plants. Stallholders contact Ron on 216 4716
February 25. Limehills netball trials at Limehills
School. (Wet weather venue, central sports centre Ct1).
Seniors to year seven. Register before February 20.
Fleur Anderson 236 9570 hm or 021 403 485 Nicola
Watson 248 5141 hm or 021 0517319.
February 16. Winton Monthly Market 9.30am-1.30pm,
Prebyterian Church Hall, 11 Meldrum St, Winton.
Further details phone Meeke 236 1991.
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